Aldi sells German style pickles that are "inspired by Germany" under the private-label Deutsche Küche. The German style pickles are sold during Aldi German week. German week happens at the beginning of May and at the end of September just in time for Oktoberfest.
What are German style pickles?
German style pickles are gherkin cucumbers ("gurkes") seasoned with vinegar, sugar, dill, and other spices. Gherkin pickles are baby cucumbers. German pickles typically have a sweeter taste compared to regular dill pickles. While both may contain dill and other spices, German pickles often incorporate ingredients like sugar.
Gewürzgurken is another name for German style pickles. Gewürzgurken means "spiced pickles" in German.
Aldi German style pickles are sold during German week. Sometimes the German pickles can be spotted randomly at other times during the year.
Aldi German style pickles are sold under the private-label brand name Deutsche Küche. When they are in stock, you can usually find the pickles in the Aldi Special Finds aisle. The Aldi Special Finds aisle has limited-time food items.
The German pickles come in a 23.6 fluid ounce glass jar. The label says:
Inspired by Germany
German Style Pickles
As of 4/11/2023, a jar of Deutsche Küche German style pickles at Aldi costs $3.49.
The German pickles are slightly more sweet and less sour compared to regular dill pickles. The jar also contains pieces of red bell pepper, mustard seeds, onion and dill.
The German pickles are a unique flavor and I enjoyed them. Kind of a mix of sweet and dill.- Aggravating-Lychee27
Yum, I can't live without the German style pickles.
One thing I do to save a couple buck is buy two of their regular dill pickles and put them in the German juices after finishing the first jar--I find the flavor strong enough to replace twice.- Reddit User
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Ingredients: gherkins, water, vinegar, sugar, salt, mustard seeds, dill weed, onions, red peppers, natural flavor, black pepper
The German style pickles are not imported from Germany. The packaging says the pickles are a product of India.
Nutrition Facts & Calorie Information
Serving size: 1 pickle
Amounter per serving:
Total Fat: 0g
Total Carb: 2g
Total Sugars: 1g
Added Sugars: 1g